Category Archives: Adult Services

Technology in the Classroom

Technology in the Classroom

Technology in the Classroom

September 25th from 5:30 - 7:30 pm

Putnam County Public Library, in collaboration with Greencastle Community School Corporation, presents Technology in the Classroom, an opportunity for parents to get an overview of the technology their kids will be using in school. Topics covered will include iPad use, Windows 10, Canvas, Google Drive, and Notability, as well as digital citizenship and any other questions posed by parents.

This event is free and open to the public. If you have questions or would like more information, call Mike Acsbok at 765-653-2755 ext. 118, or email him at

Live Local, Think Global presents Erin Huang

Live Local Think Global

 

Live Local, Think Global presents Erin Huang, Senior Indiana State Director for the Humane Society of the United States, on Wednesday, September 20th at 6:30 PM.

Erin's talk, "Speak Up for Animals: Turn Compassion into Action," will discuss issues facing animals and how people can get involved to affect change, which includes getting involved with policy and getting to know those who are making the laws.

Observe the Moon

Observe the Moon

 

Observe the Moon Night!

Friday, September 29th from 6:30 - 8:00 pm

International Observe the Moon Night is an annual event dedicated to encouraging people to "look up" and take notice of our closest neighbor, the moon.

Enter the Star Lab, view the moon through a Celestron Telescope, have your photo taken on our Paper Moon and enjoy Moon Activities!

Literary Ladies

Literary Ladies

 

The Literary Ladies book club will be reading "The Handmaid's Tale" by Margaret Atwood for the September meeting. The library has copies of the book available for checkout and for sale at the reference desk. Refreshments will be provided. For more information, contact Sarah Myers at smyers@pcpl21.org.

LibrarYoga

LibrarYoga

 

LibrarYoga

Thursdays at 5:30 PM

Free LibrarYoga sessions are led by certified yoga instructors and are for all levels of students. Participants should wear comfy, stretchy clothes. Yoga mats, blocks, and straps are available for your use.

Sock Knitting 101

Sock Knitting 101

Sock Knitting 101

Learn to knit socks on double-point needles!

Sock knitting 101 is for those with some knitting experience who would like to learn a new skill. Classes will meet in the Rotary Room on Wednesdays from 5:30 - 7:00 pm for six sessions beginning October 4th.

Class size is limited to 6. Please pre-register at the circulation desk. Materials needed: 1 set of U.S. size #3 double-pointed knitting needles (wood, metal, or bamboo), Light-worsted weight yarn - approximately 300 yards, Knitting notions - large-eyed blunt sewing needle, scissors. Our instructor for this program is Jean Stout, who is a homemaker, Greencastle resident, and knitter for 30+ years.